Maranta ruiziana Koern.

Nota de alcance (en)

Tuber: Grated in cold water to make a fortifying bath for nursing infants. Porridge made from the starchy tuber is used to prevent diarrhoea in nursing infants.

Nota bibliográfica (en)

Robertt, A., et al.. Medicinal Plants of the Guianas (Guyana, Suriname, French Guyana)/Smithsonian NMNH. cited online: 17-08-2017

Maranta ruiziana Koern.
Término aceptado: 03-Jul-2018